How we got millions of people to play our games and learn stuff

A session at Digital Shoreditch Festival 2012

Thursday 31st May, 2012

11:20am to 11:35am (GMT)

What's the key to creating fun but genuinely engaging games on factual and even controversial subjects? How do you reach new audiences with your educational games?

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Danny Birchall

Wellcome Collection

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Martha Henson

Multimedia Producer, Wellcome Collection

Martha Henson is a Multimedia Producer at the Wellcome Trust where she makes films and produces games and interactives. Before joining the Trust she worked for several years as a freelance filmmaker on educational and corporate productions before moving into work on more interactive online projects. These have included the award-winning Spooks Interactive 10 week long game for the BBC and Kudos Productions and online comedy short films for Moving Wallpaper on ITV. She blogs at marthasadie.wordpr

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7 attendees

  • Ben Bowler
  • Danny Birchall
  • Joost Schuur
  • Martha Henson
  • moira l. morrison
  • Rachel Liu
  • Christina Mixon

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  • Jeff Francis

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Time 11:20am11:35am GMT

Date Thu 31st May 2012

Session types

Talk, Novice, Creative

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